Amateur Radio (ham radio) is a popular hobby and service that brings people, electronics and communication together. People use ham radio to talk across town, around the world, or even into space, all without the Internet or cell phones. It's fun, social, educational, and can be a lifeline during times of need.

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Skywarn Spotter Training, by NWS

--Open to the public

Sat. March 11, 11:00 am- 1:00 pm

Hendricks County Government Center
355 S. Washington St.
Danville, IN 46122

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March Meeting:

Monday March 13th,
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Hendricks Co Gov't Center

355 S Washington St,
Danville, IN 46122

March Meeting Topic: TBA 


Hendricks Co. Hamfest 

February 11, 2023

Hendricks County 4H Fairgrounds

1900 E Main St

Danville, IN 46122

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Gov't Center


HCARS (est 1979) is a family of amateur radio operators dedicated to helping others. This is especially true during natural disasters or other emergencies. Many of our members are affiliated with Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES), Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service (RACES), and Salvation Army Team Emergency Radio Network (SATERN). The club owns and maintains the 147.015 repeater located near Belleville, Indiana. The club call sign is N9HC. HCARS is a member of the Indiana Radio Club Council, Inc. Regular meetings of the Hendricks County Amateur Radio Society are held on the second Monday of each month at 7:00pm at the Hendricks County Government Center in Danville, IN. Everyone is welcome, and we look forward to meeting you!

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Monthly meeting 2nd Monday

every month

March 13, 2022 7:00 pm

Hendricks Co. Gov't Center

355 S Washington St

Danvile, IN 46122

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ARRL Field Day

June 24-25, 2023

Hendricks County Fair Grounds

Grand Stands Arena

1900 E Main St

Danville, IN 46122

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hendricks county hamfest 2023

February 11, 2023

9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Hendricks County Fair Grounds

Conference Center

1900 E Main St

Danville, IN 46122

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HCARS Repeater

2m repeater serving Hendricks and surrounding counties

147.015 -- PL 88.5 -- +0.6MHz
Belleville, IN